ERIC Number: ED238632
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
A Dogrib History. Grade 1-3.
A publication on the history and traditional lifestyle of the Dogrib Tribe of Canada's Northwest Territories is intended for use in grades 1-3. Text is printed in large, clear letters and accompanied by many drawings. Some subjects covered are cooking, food, canoes, clothes, homes, and games. Sections are devoted to beavers and caribou and their importance to the Dogrib people. Chief Jimmy Bruneau, who was a chief for 30 years, and his efforts to provide a school for Dogrib children are covered. Fire, school, hunting and fishing methods, tools and weapons, the Hudson's Bay Company, dogs, and the spruce tree are also described. (MH)
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, American Indian Education, American Indian History, American Indian Studies, Canada Natives, Cultural Background, Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Food, Foreign Countries, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Leaders, Outdoor Activities, Physical Environment, Resource Materials, Wildlife
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Northwest Territories Dept. of Education, Yellowknife.
Identifiers - Location: Canada